jacket. >> 1970s johnny carson called. >> it's working, man. >> he wears lavender well. >> hey-oh! >> a lot of people talking today about edward snowden. you're going to see the full interview tonight on nbc with brian williams. he's, of course, the former nsa contractor who pulled off the biggest intelligence theft in u.s. history. he leaked documents that revealed the existence of nsa spying programs. since last june, he's lived in a secret location in moscow. here at home, he's accused of espiona espionage. in his first u.s. television interview, snowden tells brian he was a bigger player than most of us have known, at least he says so. here's what he told brian when asked if he was trained as a spy. >> it's no secret that the u.s. tends to get more and better intelligence out of computers nowadays than they do out of people. i was trained as a spy in sort of the traditional sense of the word in that i lived and worked undercover, overseas, pretending to work in a job that i'm not. and even being assigned a name that was not mine. now, the government might deny these things.